Karoo Secret Farm Stay

About the Accommodation

Karoo Secret Farm Stay is located on the legendary “Plains of the Camdeboo” in the Aberdeen district. Land of big skies, remarkable sunsets, and a place where life is lived to the timeless rhythm of the Karoo – and the best place to find Sclater’s Lark in South Africa…

Chris and Margot Hayward welcome you to Karoo Secret, their beautifully restored Manager’s Cottage on a 4th generation working farm in the heart of the Great Karoo.

  • Ideal for families, friends, cycling and hiking groups or city dwellers looking to relax and unwind
  • Comfortably sleeping up to 9 guests in 4 bedrooms
  • Lovingly furnished with family heirlooms
  • Large veranda, braai area and expansive views
  • Conveniently situated between Aberdeen and Beaufort West, Karoo Secret is easily accessible, 6km off the main road

You can stay at our beautifully furnished Karoo Secret Farm Stay and view a wonderful variety of rare and sought-after bird species in our Karoo area. Booking at Karoo Secret gives you access to our private sign posted Farm Road network and water spots to explore at your leisure. Below are a few of the birds that bird enthusiasts have found in the area:

  • Sclater’s Lark
  • Grey-backed Sparrowlark
  • Lark-like Bunting
  • Double-banded Courser
  • Namaqua Warbler
  • Sabota Lark
  • Kori Bustard
  • Karoo Long-billed Lark
  • Karoo Korhan

Contact details:

Karoo Secret
Aberdeen, Eastern Cape

Chris & Margot Hayward

Cell: +27 (0)82 819 4232
E-mail: karoosecret1@gmail.com
Web: https://www.karoosecret.co.za